The Jamestown Arts Center is a non-profit, multi-disciplinary facility created to benefit the community of Jamestown, Rhode Island, and beyond.
Our mission is to engage, enrich and inspire our community through extraordinary arts and educational experiences.
Members’ Show 2018 Suggested Theme: lush. and slow The theme of “lush. and slow” for the 2018 Members’ Show was taken from the Nayyriah Waheed poem: i want to live so densely. lush. and slow in the next few years. That a year becomes ten years. and the past becomes only a page. in the[…..]More Info
CUT & PASTE: Collage Today JURIED EXHIBITION DATES: Submission Deadline: December 1, 2018 Artist Selection Notification: January 15, 2019 Artwork Drop-Off: February 26 – March 2 • 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Opening Reception: Thursday March 14, 2019 • 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Exhibition Dates: March 14 – April 20, 2019 Gallery Hours: Wed. – Sat. • 10:00 am[…..]More Info
Year round classes where adults can flex their creativity, find a creative outlet or sharpen their skills. Classes offered in fine arts, technology and design.
Teen classes are geared towards the dynamic adolescent brain – Creative classes & workshops in a variety of fine arts, technology and design driven mediums.
Children: Year round dynamic, hands on classes & vacation and summer camps designed especially for children. We offer creative birthday parties too!
One Hundred Years of Painting Wharton Biddle & Anne Heath Biddle Opening Reception: Friday, August 24, 2018 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Right image detail : Wharton Biddle, Cove, 2017, oil on canvas, 68” x 44” Left Image Detail: Ann Heath Biddle, Dawn, 2015, oil on canvas, 36” x 36” Exhibition Dates: August 24, 2018 – September 7, 2018 Gallery Hours:[…..]
A furry, baby-sized sentry greets you upon entering the Jamestown Arts Center, where the 2017 Members’ Show, “CREATE/REACT,” runs through Dec. 2. It’s Rebecca Siemering’s “Tuft Enough,” a hand-fringed suit made from betting slips and dental floss. As with many of Siemering’s creations, it embodies an aftertaste of loss and failure — a garment sewn[…..]